ARTPIL Profiles of the Arts

Scandinavia House
Cultural Center / organization

Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America is the leading center for Nordic culture in the United States, offers a wide range of programs that illuminate the culture and vitality of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. Scandinavia House offerings include diverse exhibitions and film series, as well as concerts and other performances, readings, lectures, symposia, language courses, and children’s activities.

Designed by the internationally renowned Polshek Partnership Architects (now Ennead Architects) and inaugurated in October 2000, Scandinavia House is the headquarters of The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) and the site of ASF’s cultural and educational programming and is located in New York City.

www.scandinaviahouse.org

Libia Castro and Olafur Olafsson / Untitled

Ole Brodersen / String cloth and kite

Helene Schjerfbeck

After a Dance is Dance / Photo Urban Jörén

Aki Kaurismäki / The Other Side of Hope
    Scandinavia House
    Cultural Center / organization

    Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America is the leading center for Nordic culture in the United States, offers a wide range of programs that illuminate the culture and vitality of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. Scandinavia House offerings include diverse exhibitions and film series, as well as concerts and other performances, readings, lectures, symposia, language courses, and children’s activities.

    Designed by the internationally renowned Polshek Partnership Architects (now Ennead Architects) and inaugurated in October 2000, Scandinavia House is the headquarters of The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) and the site of ASF’s cultural and educational programming and is located in New York City.

    www.scandinaviahouse.org

    Libia Castro and Olafur Olafsson / Untitled

    Ole Brodersen / String cloth and kite

    Helene Schjerfbeck

    After a Dance is Dance / Photo Urban Jörén

    Aki Kaurismäki / The Other Side of Hope